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Tired of spending hundreds or thousands of dollars for common repairs around your home? Our home improvement courses will enable you to develop the skills you need to tackle any home repair or enhancement project. Our courses are convenient, affordable and flexible, with step by step video instructions to simplify even the trickiest tasks. Learn at your own pace and get ready to “do it yourself”! Topics covered include: Drywall Repair, Shelving, Window Safety Locks, Window Blinds, Door Stop, Bi-Fold Closet Doors, Interior Doorknob, Exterior Doorknob and Deadbolt, Door Weather Stripping, Light Fixture, Ceiling fan, Light Switch, Unclogging a Sink Drain, Bathroom Faucet, Toilet, Laminate Flooring, Learn basic concepts of preparation, measuring, safety and tool operations and get ready to improve your home one room at a time.

Module 1: Introduction to Course and Tools

1.1 Introduction To The DIY Home Improvement Basics

1.2 Hand Tools

1.3 Power Tools

Module 2: Drywall Repair

2.1 Wall Preparation And Compound Application

2.2 Sanding And Primer Application

2.3 Painting

Module 3: Shelving

3.1 How To Install Basic Shelf

Module 4: Window Safety Locks

4.1 How To Install Basic Window Safety Locks

Module 5: Window Blinds

5.1 Removing Existing Blinds

5.2 Installing New Blinds

Module 6: Door Stop

6.1 How To Install Basic Door Stop

Module 7: Bi-Fold Closet Doors

7.1 How To Replace Bi-Fold Closet Doors

Module 8: Interior Doorknob

8.1 How To Replace An Interior Door Knob

Module 9: Exterior Doorknob and Deadbolt

9.1 Introduction To Exterior Doorknob And Deadbolt

9.2 Replacing The Deadbolt And Door Knob

9.3 Replacing The Strike Plates

Module 10: Door Weather Stripping

10.1 How To Replace Weather Stripping On An Exterior Door

Module 11: Light Fixture

11.1 How To Replace A Light Fixture

Module 12: Ceiling fan

12.1 Removing An Exsiting Ceiling Fan

12.2 Installing A New Ceiling Fan

12.3 Installing A Light On The Ceiling Fan

Module 13: Light Switch

13.1 How To Replace A Basic Light Switch

Module 14: Unclogging a Sink Drain

14.1 Introduction To Unclogging A Sink Drain

14.2 How To Remove Or Replace The Under-Sink Plumbing Trap

Module 15: Garbage Disposal

15.1 Removing The Exisiting Garbage Disposal

15.2 Replacing The Sink Flange And Mounting Hardware

15.3 Wiring

15.4 Attaching The New Garbage Disposal

Module 16: Bathroom Faucet

16.1 Introduction To Bathroom Faucets

16.2 Installing A New Bathroom Faucet

16.3 Connecting The Water Supply To Faucet

Module 17: Toilet

17.1 Preparing The Toilet Flange

17.2 Setting The New Toilet In Place

17.3 Connecting The Water Supply To Toilet

Module 18: Laminate Flooring

18.1 Introduction To Laminate Flooring

18.2 Removing The Existing Flooring

18.3 Preparing The Door Jambs

18.4 Transition Molding Layout

18.5 Underlayment - Part 1

18.6 Underlayment - Part 2

18.7 Laminate Flooring Layout

18.8 Cutting The Floor

18.9 Installing The Flooring - Part 1

18.10 Cutting Around The Door Jambs

18.11 Installing Around Doorways

18.12 Marketing Transition Molding

18.13 Installing the Flooring - Part 2

18.14 Final Row Installation

18.15 Installing The Transition Molding

18.16 Installing Quarter - Round Trim

Module 19: Conclusion

19.1 Outro

With ITU's e-learning system, certification has never been simpler! You can be starting your IT career or taking your current IT skills to the next level in just a few short weeks. Our award winning learning system gives you all of the benefits of a live class at just a fraction of the cost. We’re so confident that our materials will produce results; we guarantee you’ll get certified on your FIRST attempt or your money back!

ITU’s courses include:

 

Expert Instructor-Led Training

ITU uses only the industry’s finest instructors in the IT industry. They have a minimum of 15 years real-world experience and are subject matter experts in their fields. Unlike a live class, you can fast-forward, repeat or rewind all your lectures. This creates a personal learning experience and gives you all the benefit of hands-on training with the flexibility of doing it around your schedule 24/7.

 

Visual Demonstrations & Multimedia Presentations

Our courseware includes instructor-led demonstrations and visual presentations that allow students to develop their skills based on real world scenarios explained by the instructor. ITU always focuses on real world scenarios and skill-set development.

 

Quizzes & Exam Simulators

ITU’s custom practice exams prepare you for your exams differently and more effectively than the traditional exam preps on the market. You will have practice quizzes after each module to ensure you are confident on the topic you have completed before proceeding.

This will allow you to gauge your effectiveness before moving to the next module in your course. ITU Courses also include practice exams designed to replicate and mirror the environment in the testing center. These exams are on average 100 questions to ensure you are 100% prepared before taking your certification exam.

 

Social Learning & Networking

ITU has designed a world class Learning Management System (LMS) This system allows you to interact and collaborate with other students and ITU employees, form study groups, engage in discussions in our NOW@ Forums, rate and “like” different courses and stay up to date with all the latest industry knowledge through our forums, student contributions and announcement features. This LMS is unmatched in the industry and makes learning fun and enjoyable.

 

Flash Cards & Educational Games

ITU knows that education is not a one size fits all approach. Students learn in different ways through different tools. That is why we provide Flash Cards and Education Games throughout our courses. This will allow you to train in ways that keep you engaged and focused. Each course will have dozens of Flash Cards so you can sharpen your skill-sets throughout your training as well as educational games designed to make sure your retention level of the materials is extremely high.

 

Navigation & Controls

ITU’s self-paced training programs are designed in a modular fashion to allow you the flexibility to work with expert level instruction anytime 24/7. All courses are arranged in defined sections with navigation controls allowing you to control the pace of your training. This allows students to learn at their own pace around their schedule.